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What's the Real Difference Between Liberal and Labor?

Xavier Toby | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK Comedy
Xavier Toby

Now that the Australian election is done, and before we ignore politics for another three years, let's have a quick think about what a vote for Liberal or Labor really means.

The UK Dog Whistle Problem and How to Fix It

Sean Axtell | Posted 28.10.2013 | UK Politics
Sean Axtell

We are in for some serious politics over the next year and Labour understands that. This is no minor issue, no pimple on the face of democracy that will go away with a brush of topical treatment. Initially they need someone who understands these kind of politics...

Kevin Rudd, Australian Prime Minister, Could Lose His Own Seat At Election

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Politics

Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd faces the embarrassing prospect of losing his own parliamentary seat in the upcoming general election. A poll ...

Shock As Australia's Gillard Defeated In Leadership Challenge

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 26.06.2013 | UK

In what must rank amongst the most shocking political comebacks of all time, the Australian prime minister Julia Gillard has been defeated in a snap l...

Comfy Onesie? Good, Now Lets Talk About Cotton...

Tomas Rawlings | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK
Tomas Rawlings

How tough is it picking cotton? Without being in a field surrounded by the crop, we can't tell you for sure but what we can replicate is the amount of work it entails, the monotony of that work and how much you'll get paid for your time - that is if you're a child working in Uzbekistan.

Homelessness: the Destruction of Lives

Adnan Al-Daini | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK Politics
Adnan Al-Daini

The lives of most people are dependent on the modest wages they receive from work to survive and keep a roof over their family's heads. Any interruption of that income due to illness or unemployment of the breadwinner could tip the family into homelessness.

Unemployment, Homelessness, and Debt: the Plight of the Young

Adnan Al-Daini | Posted 04.11.2012 | UK Politics
Adnan Al-Daini

It is not a good time to be young. Our youth are bearing the brunt of the economic depression and its self-defeating solution of austerity and cuts.

The Cameron Government is Failing on its Promises

Tom J Wilson | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK Politics
Tom J Wilson

Perhaps the nature of coalition government inevitably necessitates a degree of compromise on the vision originally promised to the people at election time. Yet this alone hardly explains the way in which David Cameron's government is not only not moving forward in the direction it claimed to believe in but if anything is moving backwards.

The Economy: It's the Poverty, Stupid

Adnan Al-Daini | Posted 16.12.2011 | UK Politics
Adnan Al-Daini

In my student days our thermodynamics lecturer gave us a little talk regarding examinations. He started with the usual advice about reading the quest...